n.p. Privately Printed for the Author by The Press of the Globe Printing House, Philadelphia, 1888.
First edition. Limited to 150 copies "of this size" [large paper] Signed by the Author, this no. 4. Elephant folio (15 1/5"). (vi), 182p. Illustrated with 16 full-page plates, mostly of Woffington in costume, some in photogravure. Extra-Illustrated with 13 prints laid in, principally portraits of persons named in the text. Bound in publisher's green cloth, the spine and upper cover with overall gilt repeating designs of shamrocks, the upper cover with stylized title on a gilt ground and a pictorial design of Comedy and Tragedy masks. Some wear to extremes, rear cover with light soil, bookplate, none-the-less a rather bright and desirable copy of this very scarce edition of the first biography of Peg Woffington. Item #21686